Dwight Douglas Donnell

June 24, 1952 ~ December 27, 2021 (age 69)


Dwight Douglas (Doug) Donnell passed away peacefully in his home on Monday, December 27, 2021.  Doug was born June 24, 1952, at Maxwell AFB. Doug loved hunting and fishing, Alabama football and the Atlanta Braves.

He is preceded in death by his father, George Donnell, JR; mother, Pauline Abbott Nixon; wife, Patty Donnell and granddaughter, Kaleigh Edwards.

He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Shelia Donnell; sister, Ona Jean Abbott; daughter Crystal (Bryan) Wilson; three sons Chad (Tonya) Edwards, Chris Edwards, Gary (Holly) Edwards; niece Ona Alexis (Daniel) Albright and mother-in law, Ella Mae Kelley. Twelve grandchildren, Patrick Barnes, Vohn Kirk Barnes, Emily (Aaron) Hawkins, Matthew (Hope) Bolt, Hayley Edwards, Abbe Edwards, Jaime Edwards, Cortni Edwards, Gracie Edwards, Amber Edwards, Chad Edwards, II, Chance Johnston, and 12 great-grandchildren also survive.

Visitation will be Sunday, January 2, 2022 – 2:00pm and memorial service at 3:00pm at the chapel of Magnolia Cremations & Funeral Services, 901 South McDonough Street, Montgomery, Alabama, 36104. 

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January 2, 2022

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Magnolia Cremations & Funeral Services
901 South McDonough Street
Montgomery, AL 36104

Funeral Service
January 2, 2022

3:00 PM
Chapel of Magnolia Cremations & Funeral Services
901 S McDonough Street
Montgomery, AL 36104

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